• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

Shivaji Rao Gaekwad to launch new political party in Tamil Nadu by April

|

New Delhi, Feb 09: Rajinikanth alias Shivaji Rao Gaekwad is expected to launch his political party in April.

Reports quoting top players in the Rajini Makkal Mandram, an outfit launched by the super star said that the party would be launched sometime in April. The launch could be anytime after April 14, but the name has not been decided as yet.

Shivaji Rao Gaekwad to launch new political party in Tamil Nadu by April

Tamilaruvi Manian is expected to play the role of the chief strategist and would manage the day to day affairs of the party. Currently talks are on with other parties such as the PMK to join hands with the actor.

CAA is no threat to Muslims: Rajinikanth

The BJP too is expected to help Rajini run the show. It has been perceived that the actor is close to the BJP.

Last week the actor threw his weight behind the contentious Citizenship Amendment law and asserted that the legislation did not pose any threat to Muslims. In his first reaction after the amendment to the Citizenship law and nation wide protests against it, the top actor wondered as to how Muslims, who chose to stay back in India following partition will be sent out of the country.

"CAB is no threat to Muslims, if they face trouble I will be the first person to raise voice for them," he told reporters here. Besides, the central government has assured that Indian people will have no issues in view of the Citizenship Amendment Act, he noted. Alleging that some political parties were instigating people against CAB for their selfish interests, he also blamed religious leaders for supporting protests against the law and dubbed it "very wrong." Backing the National Population Register exercise, he said the drive is "very, very essential," and added that the Congress-led government had done it in the past.

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more